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Coeur d’Alene Vikings top season’s first high school power rankings

SR Story | It shouldn’t come as a surprise which area high school football team received the nod as top-ranked in the first NWPrepsNow power rankings. Coeur d’Alene (3-0), Idaho’s defending State 5A champ, has recorded impressive back-to-back wins over Central Valley and Ferris. The Vikings received 36 …

Scotties blank Greyhounds

SR Story | Freeman leaned on its defense to take down Pullman on Friday night. The Scotties (2-0) limited the Greyhounds (1-1) to less than 200 yards of total offense and did enough offensively to earn a 21-0 shutout in a nonleague game in Pullman.

University running back Bryce Williamson battles for extra yards after having his helmet knocked off. He finished with 212 yards. (BRUCE TWITCHELL PHOTOS)

University rallies in fourth to top Post Falls

SR Story | Junior quarterback Logan O’Neil tossed three touchdown passes and ran for another as the University Titans rallied to upend the Post Falls Trojans 37-27 in nonleague action Friday night at Trojan Stadium. Senior tailback Bryce Williamson ran for 212 yards for the Titans, who improved …

Game capsules

Colville 34, West Valley 21
Colton Vining rushed for two touchdowns as Colville recorded a …
Moses Lake 19, Lewis and Clark 16
By Josh Oullette, nwprepsnow –––- Moses Lake’s Nathan Ball gave …
Gonzaga Prep 17, Bellarmine Prep 0
By Thomas Clouse, nwprepsnow –––- The battle of preparatory schools …
Colton 42, Dayton 28
Colton used a sudden surge in offense in the second …
Cheney 14, Deer Park 0
In a defensive struggle for both teams, Cheney outlasted Deer …
Reardan 20, Liberty 0
Daniel Peone rushed for one touchdown and returned an interception …
Lakeside (ID) 20, Clark Fork 14
In a run-heavy, low-scoring battle Lakeside emerged victorious, defeating Clark …
Wellpinit 50, Curlew 12
Jason Holt was a dual-threat for Wellpinit, rushing for 308 …

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Central Valley High School volleyball coach Amanda Bailey laughs as she watches her team practice on Wednesday at the school.

Valley volleyball teams growing in experience, excitement

SR Story | Amanda Bailey knew her first season at Central Valley as the school’s volleyball coach would be a challenge. After stops in Florida and Mississippi, she’d been a first-year coach before. But last year was different. CV had a young squad filled with talented, experienced players

Notebook: Ex-Panther Chandler Rogers rules in Oklahoma

SR Story | When Chandler Rogers moved to Stillwater, Oklahoma last summer, he left as arguably the best wrestler in Mead history – and he still had one year left in high school. Rogers set a benchmark, winning three state titles as a Panther. He finished as a …

University High School senior Kylie Collins listens to girls basketball coach Mark Stinson during practice on Wednesday. Kylie is a starter on the Titan basketball team and also plays club volleyball and is on the Titan volleyball team. (Jesse Tinsley)

University High School’s Kylie Collins balances basketball, volleyball

SR Story | Playing a varsity sport demands a great deal of time and dedication. Playing two sports demands even more. “Right now club volleyball is just starting up and I’m doing double practices – basketball after school and volleyball in the evening,” University High’s Kylie Collins said. …

Battle for Bone to be a battle

SR Story | It’s tough to know which Owen coach to believe. Central Valley and University square off tonight in their annual Battle for the Bone wrestling grudge match that could decide the league championship with another week left in the regular season.

T-O, Colfax capture titles

SR Story | YAKIMA – Tekoa-Oakesdale completed its Class 1B three-peat on Saturday night, beating Christian Faith, 24-26, 25-12, 25-15, 25-16, in state volleyball play at the SunDome. The Nighthawks are in elite company. As the first Class 1B team to win three straight, they join 10 other …

Game capsules

St. Maries def. Coeur d’Alene Charter
Kari Ghramm notched 13 kills and Kelsey Auer totaled 32 …
Mead def. Shadle Park
A big run in the fourth set brought an end …
University def. Lewis and Clark
A balanced effort for University resulted in a four-set Titan …
Lake City def. Lakeland
CC Cates finished with a team-high four aces, 13 assists …
Ferris def. Rogers
Summer Reid totaled 18 kills and 18 digs and Summer …
Central Valley def. Gonzaga Prep
Sasha Montgomery recorded 11 kills, sisters Jade and Meghan Montgomery …
Almira/Coulee-Hartline def. Columbia
Almira/Coulee-Hartline routed Columbia behind Dani Hayes and Brenna Oliver Tuesday …
Liberty def. Lakeside (ID)
Kaitlyn Rambo rattled off 13 aces to lead host Liberty …

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Mt Spokane's Amanda Bergstrom hops over Southridge's Haley Thomas in a battle for the ball on Tuesday. (Tyler Tjomsland)

Wildcats dim Suns

SR Story | The Mt. Spokane girls soccer team has come a long way this year, so what’s another trip to Kennewick? Just about everything, actually.

Kesseler’s three goals propel Panthers to second round

SR Story | It pays to take out a little insurance. Mead’s Anna Kessler scored a pair of brilliant goals to put her Panthers up, 2-0, against Jackson in a first-round State 4A girls soccer playoff match Tuesday night at University High.

Roundup: Mead claims state tournament berth

SR Story | The Mead girls soccer team won its third straight game on Saturday, edging Chiawana 2-1 in a 4A regional game in Kennewick. The win gave the Panthers (15-3) the second and final seed to the state tournament, which starts Monday.

Long wait worth it for Central Valley girls

SR Story | Patience finally paid off Wednesday night for the Central Valley girls soccer team. Delayed for one day by the weather and for 70 minutes by the Chiawana defense, the host Bears finally broke through for a dominating 3-1 win in their 4A regional championship match.

Central Valley's Kelsey Turnbow, right, turns and begins celebrating as her ball goes in the Mead net Friday at SFCC. (Jesse Tinsley)

Bears claim District title

SR Story | The Central Valley girls soccer team raised the bar a little higher Tuesday night. Coach Andres Monrroy wouldn’t have it any other way. “We’ve had something going for the past four years, and it’s become an expectation,” Monrroy said after the Bears won a 2-1 …

Lake City, Post Falls girls soccer face tough openers

SR Story | The Lake City and Post Falls girls soccer teams have some work to do to earn a rematch of last year’s exciting title match. The local teams have drawn the winningest teams in the eight-team 5A tournament, which runs today through Saturday in Meridian.

The members of the Rogers Pirates and University Titans soccer teams release helium balloons while cameras snap photos before their GSL league match Wednesday at University High School. The sign of friendship, balloons and flowers from Rogers players were offered in honor of the two U-Hi teens, Josie Freier and McKenzie Mott, who died in a car crash on Oct. 5. (Jesse Tinsley)

Games help heal U-Hi’s broken heart

SR Story | For 80 minutes Wednesday night, the University High girls soccer team was able to find refuge in the game. There have been so many tears from heartbroken teammates and classmates since an Oct. 5 car crash that took the lives of U-Hi sophomores McKenzie Mott …

Game capsules

Gonzaga Prep 2, Mt. Spokane 1
Laura Stockton knocked in a goal at the 67th minute …
Coeur d’Alene Charter 2, Rogers 1
Emily Nicklay netted a goal in the 78th minute to …
West Valley 2, East Valley 1
West Valley staged a second-half rally to nip host East …
Ferris 3, North Central 1
Caitlin Prothe recorded a brace and Lauren Miller totaled a …
Colville 4, Medical Lake 0
Colville found the net three times in the first half …
Newport 7, Freeman 1
Ashley Behrens struck for five goals as Newport routed visiting …
Riverside 2, Deer Park 0
Jamie Connor scored her first prep goal and Riverside held …
Clarkston 2, Cheney 0
Bailee Wohl and Maddie Hoffman both scored in the second …

Cross country View all Cross country

NC boys, CV girls finish in second

SR Story | For area cross country teams, it wasn’t where they started Saturday; it’s where they finish in early November that will count most. What Spokane teams, for example, can learn from the highly competitive Tracy Walters Invitational is they’re right where they want to be but …

High school cross country preview

SR Story | GSL boys North Central is chasing a ninth straight State 3A championship – a feat that would tie the consecutive mark set by Mead under former coach Pat Tyson. NC returns state champion Tanner Anderson, Justin Janke (14th) and Andrew Vandine (17th). Coach Jon Knight …

McCall Skay runs May 1 during a meet with Cheney at West Valley High School.

WV’s Skay sets sights on state track berth

SR Story | There’s no gentle way to put this: West Valley distance runner McCall Skay was poached by a husband-and-wife team. Now in her third season leading the Eagles in both cross country and in the distance events in track, the junior started out with a love …

Dressel 4th in nation

SR Story | Mt. Spokane junior John Dressel finished fourth in the junior men’s race Saturday at the USA Cross Country Championships at Flatirons Golf Course in Boulder, Colo. Dressel finished the 8,000-meter course in 25 minutes, 45 seconds – the first high school runner to cross.

North Central’s Kai Wilmot gets a victory hug after topping boys field of 197 runners at Nike Cross Nationals.

North Central’s Wilmot wins Nike Cross Nationals

SR Story | PORTLAND – The temperature was a bone-chilling 20 degrees, with a mild breeze. In other words, North Central’s Kai Wilmot and Tanner Anderson felt right at home. Wilmot set a course record to win Nike Cross Nationals at Portland Meadows, beating a national-caliber field of …

Game capsules

NE2B All-League Meet
Nathan Vanos and Ermek Danielson posted a 1-2 finish in …
Tracy Walters Invitational
North Central’s Tanner Anderson won the boy’s race Saturday as …
Highlander Invitational
Katie Thronson placed fourth in the varsity race to help …
Quad Cities
Austin Byrer of Lewiston, with a time of 13:30 and …
State 1A mets
The Lakeside girls and the Medical Lake boys celebrated state …
4A Regionals
4A boys: As an incentive, CV went retro by hauling …
Idaho 4A state meet
Mikhaela and Rainey Woodward completed top-10 finishes to help the …
Idaho 5A state meet
Coeur d’Alene’s Emily Callahan, Krista Story, Kara Story and Caitlin …

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Game capsules

Bonners Ferry 1, Timberlake 1
Bonners Ferry and Timberlake were equal after 80 minutes, as …
Post Falls 6, Lewiston 3
Roberto Esquivel put five past Lewiston as Post Falls raced …
Coeur d’Alene 2, Moscow 0
Coeur d’Alene raised its record to 6-0 with a 2-0 …
Sandpoint 2, Lakeland 1
Charlie Crane and Dawson Mulder scored first-half goals and Lakeland …
Valley Christian 3, Priest River 1
A hat trick doomed the Spartans as Valley Christian defeated …
Coeur d’Alene 4, Lewiston 0
Lane Thompson had a hat trick as Coeur d’Alene raced …
St. Maries 5, Northwest Christian 0
J.P. Arris tallied two goals and two assists as St. …
Sandpoint 2, Bonners Ferry 0
Amos Cunningham and Kyle Stanley both scored as Sandpoint defeated …

Slowpitch softball View all Slowpitch softball

Game capsules

Mt. Spokane 15, Rogers 5
Kaitlyn Zemke knocked in three runs and Kimber Tutt hit …
Central Valley 11, Gonzaga Prep 1
Macie Reynolds went 2 for 3 with a triple and …
University 8, Lewis and Clark 1
Dwyer had three hits including a home run to lead …
Mead 7, Shadle Park 6
Tessa Beloved hit a walk-off, RBI double in the bottom …
Ferris 11, East Valley 2
Ashley Joss and Meg Perry each totaled two hits and …
Lewis and Clark 11, Gonzaga Prep 0
Visiting Lewis and Clark hit through the lineup in the …
Mt. Spokane 6, East Valley 4
Mt. Spokane scored two runs in the seventh inning and …
University 5, Rogers 3
Marissa Garcia had a bases-clearing double in the bottom of …
Football »
Coeur d’Alene Vikings top season’s first high school power rankings
Coeur d’Alene tops NWPrepsNow power rankings
Greg Lee: Greater Spokane League favorites show mettle as 4A league play set to kick off
CdA pulls away for rout of Ferris
Lake City cruises past CV, improves to 3-0
Volleyball »
Valley volleyball teams growing in experience, excitement
GSL record passer, longtime East Valley volleyball coach Jim Dorr dies at 54
GSL record passer, longtime East Valley volleyball coach Jim Dorr dies
Notebook: Ex-Panther Chandler Rogers rules in Oklahoma
University High School’s Kylie Collins balances basketball, volleyball
Girls soccer »
Fall sports all-league teams
Kesseler’s three goals propel Panthers to second round
Wildcats dim Suns
Roundup: Mead claims state tournament berth
Long wait worth it for Central Valley girls
Cross country »
NC boys, CV girls finish in second
NC’s Anderson, Mt. Spokane’s Dressel match up well
High school cross country preview
WV’s Skay sets sights on state track berth
Dressel 4th in nation
Slowpitch softball »
Fall sports all-league teams
Boys basketball »
Notebook: Ex-Panther Chandler Rogers rules in Oklahoma
CdA star Idaho 5A Player of Year
Dragon slayers
State 3A/1A: Piper lifts Rainier Beach boys to title
2A: Pullman boys capture second straight title
Baseball »
Mt. Spokane gets blanked, elminated by Yakima
Northstars win 4th of July Wood Bat Classic
State 3A baseball: Mt. Spokane claws way to third place
Straughan pitches, hits Colton to title
Wildcats’ season ends in a rundown
Fastpitch softball »
Senior Hannah Wesselman powers U-Hi to state
Softball: University, Shadle Park make state; 4A teams stay home
Softball: Shadle Park holds off Southridge in 3A regional
Softball notes: Jordyn Soliday finds her place with Cardinals
Softball: Lakeside edges Riverside for District 7 1A title
Girls basketball »
Mead’s Sue Winger, Coreen Labish pick colleges
Lewis and Clark turns to George Pfeifer to run girls basketball team
Central Valley’s Madison Hovren will play basketball at Army
G-Prep’s Otiona Gildon commits to Oregon
Sara Chalich sparks Region to second straight win
Wrestling »
Faced with battle, Meyer tastes victory
Ex-LC wrestling coach Phil Pomeroy dies
Wrestler Orndorff trys to pin down his future
Amazing winter for area teams
Post Falls battles to third straight trophy
Spring boys soccer »
Shootout win sends Ferris to semis
Young CV Bears, led by three seniors, suffer tough loss at state
Blackhawks survive Greyhounds, claim District 7 2A soccer title
CV tops Ferris in boys soccer to claim District 4A title
Boys soccer teams work toward season
Track and field »
Kopcynski, Allred pick up state victories
State 1A/2B/1B boys track: Medical Lake surges in 3,200 to capture 1A title
State 1A/2B/1B girls track: Colfax girls roll to 2B title
No records, but more gold for pair at small-schools track
Colfax’s Cai wins girls State 2B pole vault
Gymnastics »
Schlosser tops in floor ex
Mead gymnasts lower state expectations
Schlosser leads Mead gymnasts to regional crown
CBBN replaces GSL as biggest
Mead holds off Mt. Spokane in four-way meet
Boys tennis »
Kyle Fager, Courtney Provan win District 8 4A tennis singles titles
Inland Empire tennis tourney here
Tennis: LC’s Luke Brittan looks for perfect spot on court
Girls tennis »
Kyle Fager, Courtney Provan win District 8 4A tennis singles titles
Inland Empire tennis tourney here
Tennis notes: Ferris picks up star player out of the blue
Tennis: LC’s Luke Brittan looks for perfect spot on court
Boys golf »
Lakeland’s Derek Bayley makes U.S. Open bid
Lakeland’s Bayley drives toward good finish
Girls golf »
Lakeland’s Derek Bayley makes U.S. Open bid